Senior Asset Manager - Prime London Office Portfolio


The Role

Madison Berkeley are delighted to be exclusively retained by one of the UK’s leading development and property companies, who are responsible for forward thinking and innovative mixed use schemes across the UK. They are now seeking a Senior Asset Manager to drive value from their high profile portfolio of Grade A Office buildings in central London. As a business they have a very diverse and exciting tenant mix, and design and place making are at the forefront of all that they do. They are also a market leader in ESG and Sustainable and Community led design are integral parts of their approach.

The key elements of the role include business plan development and execution, and through this you will oversee; leasing, rent reviews and lease renewals, property and facilities management, customer experience, sustainability and deliver opportunistic active asset management strategies, with the objective of driving the long-term financial performance across your portfolio.

The role will involve working alongside Asset and Development Management colleagues to deliver an outstanding office product and value proposition. Alongside taking responsibility for standing and operational assets you will also play a key role in strategy development and design and delivery of new space spaces alongside Development Management colleagues. This is a senior role and alongside responsibility for a number of assets on one specific site you will support more junior colleagues and lead estate wide strategies.

  • Work as a senior member of the team to deliver the overall office strategy, financial performance and vision going forward.
  • Develop asset strategies for individual assets that will support and grow the long-term value of the Estate considering customer satisfaction, sustainability and financial performance in the context of the overall office strategy and business objectives.
  • Manage leasing transactions, management of lease re-gears, lease renewals and rent reviews to drive and enhance value in line with the leasing strategy.
  • Leasing product – shape and embed a mix of different leasing products including flex and life science to ensure the portfolio is best managing risk whilst supporting a spectrum of customers.
  • Support the development team to create office briefs and specifications and on evolution of future plots.
  • Work with the development team on refurbishment projects and the management of defect and other capital expenditure projects within existing buildings.
  • Ensuring office occupiers are maximising the opportunities offered by the estate and obtaining and feeding back customer experience and needs relating to retail, events and enlivenment strategy.
Candidate background:
  • Property Asset Management experience, ideally within the Central London office market.
  • Experience of working on development projects, including leasing, design development and technical skills associated with the design and delivery of office space.
  • Established market profile within Central London office sector.
  • Proven asset management skills – experience in business plan development, leasing, and occupier relationship management.
  • Experience in managing capital works projects and delivering value accretive asset management opportunities.
  • Demonstrable experience of successfully building relationships with customers and internal and external stakeholders.
  • Extensive track record of formal reporting, management of cash flows and valuation processes.
  • Numerate, ability to develop and manage financial models in excel and circle investor and use platforms like Horizon and MRI.
  • Experience of line management and supporting other team members.
  • Competent ability in public speaking including hosting asset tours, panels, and networking events.
Reference: 1376 | Date Posted: 14th May 2024 | Status: Active

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